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Animalium Quadrupedum (Four-Legged Animals)

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Z,1.114

  • Title (series)

    • Animalium Quadrupedum (Four-Legged Animals)
  • Description

    Plate 14: A giraffe, a chameleon, a civet and an antilope in the foreground, all seen in profile, landscape with a ruined tower in the background; copy in reverse after Collaert.
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1633-1679
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 128 millimetres
    • Width: 193 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Numbered in lower right corner: "14"
  • Curator's comments

    This is one of a series of twenty copies in reverse after Collaert's Animalium Quadrupedum, for comment see Z,1.99.

    For the original engraving by Collaert see Z,1.56.

  • Bibliography

    • New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 1479 (The Collaert Dynasty; copy d) bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Z,1.114

Plate 14: A giraffe, a chameleon, a civet and an antilope in the foreground, all seen in profile, landscape with a ruined tower in the background; unsigned; copy in reverse after Collaert.  Engraving

Recto

Plate 14: A giraffe, a chameleon, a civet and an antilope in the foreground, all seen in profile, landscape with a ruined tower in the background; unsigned; copy in reverse after Collaert. Engraving

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